Presentations

The presentations and main programme.

Click on the presentation picture to download it. Thanks to all the trainees who put this together…if you use their presentations, please acknowledge them.

Week 1

Anatomy of airway, lungs/pleuraGaseous exchange: O2 and CO2 transport, Oxygen cascadeCapnography
             
 Difficult airway DAS guidelines, awake fibreoptic intubation  
               

Week 2

Drugs used in asthmaMechanics of ventilation: ventilation/perfusion, shunt equationReading chest x ray and CT
                             
 One lung ventilation (physiology and anaesthesia for), DLT   

Week 3

Anatomy of diaphragmLung volumes & capacities, spirometry patterns, flow volume loopsDead space, compliance
                                     
 Bariatric surgery- anaesthetic consideration, intra & post op management   

Week 4

Pulse oximetryLaminar and turbulent flowAlveolar gas equation, pulmonary vascular resistance, distribution of pulmonary blood flow

Week 5

Heart – chambers, valves, conducting system & blood supplyCardiac muscle contraction;Action potentialThe cardiac cycle: pressure volume relationships, work and power
                       
 Cardiopulmonary bypass circuit, anesthetic management  

Week 6

Characteristics of special circulations including: pulmonary, coronary, cerebral, renal, portal, transitional and fetalBlood pressure direct and indirect measurementAntiarrhythmics: Classification. Indications for use
                      
 Arrhythmias, heart block, indications for pacing   
  

Week 7

Control of cardiac output [including Starling relationship]Cardiac output measurementElectrocardiogram, ECG reading
   
 Carotid endarterectomy anaesthetic consideration & management  

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